Pamela Eleazar


The application for Food Security Center’s Excellence Scholarships for full PhD and         Short-term Scholarships for visiting postdoctoral researchers and Sandwich students is open until July 6, 2015. The scholarship is open for students from developing countries who are interested to pursue the PhD program on Global Food Security at the University of Hohenheim starting September 1, 2015.

European Seminar on Extension and Education

From April 28 to May 1, 2015 Wageningen University in the Netherlands will host the 22nd European Seminar on Extension and Education (ESEE).  The four-day event is organized in conjunction with the conference of the Association for the International Agricultural and Extension Education (AIAEE) and will bring together the majority of scholars from around the world who work in the field of agricultural extension and rural development communication.

Call for Proposals: Scaling Up Food Security and Nutrition Innovations

The call for proposals on Scaling up Food Security and Nutrition Innovations by Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC) and Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada is open until March 27, 2015.  With a strong focus on taking effective, pilot-tested innovations to a wider scale of use and application, this call will fund research-for-development projects submitted by strong partnerships between research, development, private sector and other business-oriented organizations from Canada and from

UN Momentum for Change‘s 2015 Call for Applications

Are you making the difference in addressing climate change?  The UN Climate Change Secretariat is looking for successful projects to become the Momentum for Change’s 2015 Lighthouse Activities. Applications are open to members of any organizations, communities, cities, businesses, governments and others taking concrete action on climate change